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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 7:00:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 19:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 35' North, Longitude: 169° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.03 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.96 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miSouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 30' 56.4"957.21 miWest0° 06' 16.6"7.20 miSouth957.51 mi
24 hours348° 24' 12.9"764.77 miWest2° 54' 26.2"199.91 miSouth796.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Wake IslandTue 7:00 AM353 km219 miles190 nmWest-northwest WNW
MajuroTue 7:00 AM1179 km733 miles637 nmSouth S
PalikirTue 6:00 AM1703 km1058 miles920 nmSouthwest SW
MidwayMon 8:00 AM1788 km1111 miles966 nmNortheast NE
TarawaTue 7:00 AM1829 km1137 miles988 nmSouth-southeast SSE
YarenTue 7:00 AM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmSouth S
Baker IslandMon 7:00 AM2463 km1531 miles1330 nmSoutheast SE
HagåtñaTue 5:00 AM2688 km1671 miles1452 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 7:00 AM3079 km1913 miles1662 nmSouth-southeast SSE
HoniaraTue 6:00 AM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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